JOB TITLE: Teacher
REPORTS TO: Principal/Director of Academics
EQ Network Schools
Detroit Leadership Academy Elementary K-5 www.dlachampion.org
Detroit Leadership Academy Middle/High School 6-12 www.dlachampion.org
Detroit Innovation Academy K-8 www.diachampion.org
Detroit Delta Preparatory Academy 9-12 www.detroitdeltaprep.org/
Detroit Collegiate High School 9-12 www.detroitcollegiate.org
Why Join EQ?
At EQUITY, we believe that creating and sustaining excellent and equitable schools for all children is the most critical issue today and that high-quality education is the only way to change the life trajectory and outcomes for kids. We are relentless in our pursuit and refuse to accept anything less than remarkable schools for our kids, regardless of their zip code.
We know the most effective way to make lasting change in schools is by recruiting, developing, and retaining strong people who are committed to their own development and to our belief that all students have the potential to be remarkable. As a values-driven organization, we seek talent whose values align with ours: empathy, relentless pursuit of quality, embracing the unconventional, taking initiative, tenacity, and commitment to teamwork.
The mission of EQUITY Education is to build a system of remarkable neighborhood schools for traditionally underserved students by manifesting potential.
EQUITY believes that access to a remarkable education is the most fundamental social justice issue today. As an organization, we aim to ensure access to the type of high quality education that grants students success in college and life as we work to dismantle systemic educational inequities.
We offer one of the most comprehensive compensation and benefits packages in the city of Detroit. EQUITY employees earn competitive salaries and a robust benefits package, including, but not limited to:
Who are we looking for?
We are seeking tenacious teachers who operate with empathy and will settle for nothing less than mastery for their students. Professionals with a passion for urban education and the city of Detroit align best with our needs and goals. Our top performers are focused on building positive relationships with students and families are driven by data and student outcomes.
What are the major job responsibilities?
Teachers facilitate teaching and learning in all settings – whole class, small group, and one-on-one and uses multiple resources. The Teacher also acts as an advisor to a small number of students and must be able to work within a youth-centered environment. A successful employee is a consummate professional, upholding the mission, goals and objectives of the organization.
Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Who are the required qualifications?